Twin 19-28 at Brewers 19-29
Kevin Correia vs. Wily Peralta
-Correia is 4-6 with a 4.58 ERA in 20 appearances vs. the Brewers.
-Ryan Braun is 8-for-31 vs. Correia with two homers, five RBIs, three walks and three strikeouts.
-Aramis Ramirez is 8-for-27 with a homer and four RBIs.
-Rickie is 5-for-25 with eight strikeouts.
-Peralta is just a pup at 24 years old. He has never faced the Twins. He is 0-3 with 9.24 ERA in last starts and 3-5 with a 6.45 ERA on the season. A trip to the minors could be coming soon.
Scott Diamond vs. Alfredo Figaro
-Diamond is has made one start vs. the Brewers. He went 5.1 innings, giving three earned runs and got the win. Diamond is 0-2 in last three starts with 8.92 ERA.
-Braun 2-for-3 vs Diamond with a homer and a pair of RBIs.
-Yuniesky Betancourt is 2-for-7 with three RBIs.
-Figaro has 0.1 innings vs. our Twins. He issued a walk and gave up an earned run.
Samuel Deduno vs. Marco Estrada
-Deduno who will be making his start of season has never faced the Brewers. He was tagged for six earned runs in 5.1 innings vs. the Tigers in first start.
-Estrada is 0-1 with a 6.75 ERA in four appearances vs. Minnesota. He is having a stellar streak right now with a 2-0 record and a 2.75 ERA in his last three starts.
-Justin Morneau is 3-for-4 vs. Estrada with a RBI and walk.
-Mauer is 2-for-4 with three runs batted in.
-Willingham is 1-for-4 with a homer.
-Doumit is 0-for-6.
P.J. Walters vs. Mike Fiers
-Walters will also be making his second start of the season he too has never faced the Brewers. He stopped a ten game Twins losing streak by tossing six gritty innings vs. Detroit on Saturday, while allowing just two earned, striking out three and registering the win.
-Ramirez is the only Brewer to have faced Walters before. He is 1-for-3 with an RBI and K.
-Fiers has made one start vs. Minnesota. He went seven innings allowing just one earned
run, while getting the win.
-Doumit and Dozier are each 1-for-3 vs. Fiers
-Carroll and Willingham are a both 0-for-3.
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